This qualification reflects the role of community service workers who design and deliver person-centred services to individuals and/or groups. It is also designed for people who are usually involved in service delivery roles – either in direct client work and/or health and community development projects. The qualification reflects the roles of community services, case management and social housing workers involved in the manager, co-ordinating and/or delivering of person-centred services to individuals, groups and communities.
At this level, workers may be autonomous with limited responsibility within established parameters and may be required to supervise and lead other workers in projects or teams. Work may take place in a range of community service, case work or case management contexts.
Why study this course?
Progress your career in the community services sector with this intermediate-level course that will qualify you to work in a diverse range of settings. This qualification will give you the practical skills and knowledge to work with a diverse range of people in community, residential and health care settings. It will also equip you with the foundation skills required to undertake further study in the field.
The Community Services Industry is one of the fastest-growing sectors in Australia with an estimated 50,000+ new jobs to be created within the industry by 2023 (Source: joboutlook.gov.au).
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Earn credit for what you already know to accelerate your path to a formal qualification. Recognizing your skills from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you and getting the paper to prove you’re qualified a lot sooner. We can evaluate your skills, apply credits from previously completed studies, and give you advanced standing in your course.
Fill out the “RPL enquiry form” to check your eligibility for RPL qualification.